"Duties and responsibilities:
Under the guidance and direct supervision of the Director General of Pharmacy and close collaboration with the Director of Planning and Polices Directorate – DGoP, the National Consultant will coordinate and follow up the implementation of the Essential Medicines Availability survey with the following specific TORs:
The National Consultantshould organize frequent meetings with the DGoP to set the survey areas, sectors, and medicines to be surveyed, personnel and other resource needs, timelines, budget.
The National Consultantshould facilitate the work by collecting background information about the pharmaceutical sector.
The National Consultantshould prepare a survey schedule.
The National Consultantshould assist the DGoP in the selection of data collectors.
The National Coordinator should prepare the training manual.
The National Coordinator should facilitate two days training workshop for data collectors.
The National Coordinator should supervise the pilot study.
The National Consultantshould prepare all document related to the field work (plans, letters of introductions, etc).
The National Consultantshould supervise the process of data collection, data entry and data analysis.
The National Consultantshould write the final report, submit it to the DGoP along with documentation of the entire process."